Police/Fire, Politics, Traffic

Water main break reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD – A water main break in Parkville has left some local residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that a twelve-inch main has ruptured in the 7200-block of Sindall Road (21234). Twenty residents are currently without service. There has been no ETA given on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area. Advertisement Our Sponsors


Business, Politics, Sci-Tech

DPW: postcards explaining upcoming water have been mailed

BALTIMORE, MD – The Department of Public Works announced on Wednesday that postcards had been mailed alerting Baltimore City and County customers that their water bills would be resuming soon, and explaining that their first bill would be higher than normal, covering the months of May, June, and July. DPW officials say they’re confident that the water billing system will …


Laurel Brook Road Bridge in Fallston to be closed in July for four weeks

FALLSTON, MD – Motorists in the Fallston area should be aware of an important road closure. The Laurel Brook Road Bridge, located just east of Bottom Road in Fallston, will be closed beginning on Monday, July 8 for approximately four weeks. Harford County Department of Public Works – Bureau of Construction Inspections is closing this section of roadway to allow …

DPW: water main repaired, Belair Road still closed

UPDATE: Belair Road has been reopened to traffic. Original story below… —— OVERLEA, MD – A busy Overlea thoroughfare remained closed on Tuesday morning in the wake of a major water main break. The Department of Public Works says that the water main has now been repaired along Belair Road. BGE has also repaired the gas line that was damaged …

Baltimore City, County to initiate review of water delivery system

TOWSON, MD – Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski and Baltimore Mayor Bernard C. “Jack” Young announced on Monday that Baltimore City and Baltimore County would jointly initiate a comprehensive review of the business processes that govern the water delivery system that serves both jurisdictions. Residents of both jurisdictions receive water through a system managed by the Baltimore City Department of …

Belair Road shut down in Overlea

UPDATE: Belair Road has been reopened to traffic. Original story below… —— OVERLEA, MD – Commuters in the Overlea area should be aware of an important road closure. At about 5:15 p.m. on Monday, the Maryland State Highway Administration reported that Belair Road had been shut down in both directions between Northern Parkway and Taylor Avenue. The closure is due …